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Pinggu Destrict in Beijing
Pinggu Destrict in Beijing
Coordinates: 40°8′32″N 117°6′4″E / 40.14222°N 117.10111°E / 40.14222; 117.10111
KintraFowkrepublic o Cheenae
Tounship-level diveesions2 subdestricts
15 touns
1 tounship
 • Total950 km2 (370 sq mi)
 • Total396,701
 • Density420/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (Cheenae Staundart)
Postal code
Area code(s)0010

Pinggu Destrict (simplifeed Cheenese: 平谷区; traditeeonal Cheenese: 平谷區; pinyin: Pínggǔ Qū), umwhile Pinggu Coonty (平谷县), lees at the extreme eastren end o Beijing Municipality, an borders Tianjin's Ji Coonty. It haes a aurie o 950 square kilometre (370 sq mi) an a population o 396,701 (2000 Census). The destrict is subdividit intae 2 subdestricts, 14 touns, an 2 tounships.

Admeenistrative diveesions[eedit | eedit soorce]

Thare are 2 subdistricts, 15 touns, an 2 tounships in the destrict:[1]




  • Yuyang / Pinggu Town (渔阳地区 / 平谷镇), Yukou (峪口地区(镇)), Mafang (马坊地区(镇)), Jinhaihu (金海湖地区(镇))

Normal: Donggaocun (东高村镇), Shandongzhuang (山东庄镇), Nandulehe (南独乐河镇), Dahuashan (大华山镇), Xiagezhuang (夏各庄镇), Machangying (马昌营镇), Wangxinzhuang (王辛庄镇), Daxingzhuang (大兴庄镇), Liujiadian (刘家店镇), Zhenluoying (镇罗营镇)


Owerview[eedit | eedit soorce]

The urban aurie o Pinggu (90,457 in tounship) haes a estimatit aurie frae the Google Earth image o 11.5 km2 (4.4 sq mi) an a estimatit population o 70,000.[1]

As o August 2004, it is the anerly destrict or coonty no linkit bi a expresswey, either existin or unner construction. Housomeivver, plans reveal that a expresswey tae Pinggu an ultimately tae Tianjin (the projectit Jingping Expresswey) mey be comin suin. (Mair on this in Expressweys o Beijing).

Pinggu Destrict wis formerly Pinggu County until 2001.

Its postal code nummer is 101200.

Pinggu destrict prides itsel on the cultivation o the peach.

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:平谷区" (in Simplified Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 7 August 2013.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)[deid airtin]
  2. These are offeecially classifee'd as touns, but as they coincide wi the aurie o the same name, they are commonly namit "auries" (地区)
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